Obamacare costs threaten local taxpayers

Poel, Pete Vander; Poochigian, Debbie
January 2014
Business Journal Serving Fresno & the Central San Joaquin Valley;1/10/2014, Issue 324755, p26
The authors discuss the significant impact of the U.S. Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (Obamacare) to the insurance policies of taxpayers. The authors mention the additional costs mandated by the Obamacare to the San Joaquin Valley Insurance Authority (SJVIA) employees and counties in the form of taxes and fees. Also discussed are the benefits and services that taxpayers and county employees receive for the new charges.


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